John Laurens: Forgotten Patriot

A close associate of both Washington and Hamilton, in his short life John Laurens was both an accomplished diplomat and soldier. But he is nearly forgotten because he did what many other, more famous, patriots did not. He died for the cause. The History Guy recalls the man of whom Washington said “he had not a fault that I ever could discover.”

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  1. I don’t know if you have done an episode on Geoffrey Spicer-Simpson, but he certainly deserves to be remembered.

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